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Synonyms for pneumoencephalogram

an X ray of the brain made by replacing spinal fluid with a gas (usually oxygen) to improve contrast

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5) Subsequent advances in neuroimaging that followed include ventriculography in 1918, pneumoencephalography in 1919, and arteriography in 1927.
More invasive procedures such as pneumoencephalography and cerebral angiography have long been replaced by radionuclide cisternography, computed tomography (CT), sonography (in children and neonates) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging.
The neuroimaging of most reported cases of GCTs utilized pneumoencephalography and angiography.